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Gary is dedicated to bowling, the sport he loves. He is easy going and has a great personality. Gary feels that his greatest bowling accomplishment is with his children. He is particularly proud that they have acquired his desire to be a good bowler.Gary purchased Cedar Crest Lanes, which is now the Kokomo Sport Bowl, and he continues to support and promote our sport of bowling. He was recently elected for a 2-year term on the Indiana Bowling Center Association Board of Directors.


Game - 300 (3)

Series - 798

Average - 223


City Titles:

1998 Doubles w/Jeff Wood Actual 1379
1998 Doubles w/Jeff Wood Handicap 1446
2004 Team Event—Coach's Crew Actual 3376
2004 Singles Actual 685



2007-08 City of Firsts USBC Director
2008-09 City of Firsts USBC Director
2009-10 City of Firsts USBC Director
2010-11 City of Firsts USBC Director


  • In the 2005-06 season, Gary won the Kokomo Merit Award with the high yearend average of 222.
  • Along with his career high average of 223 are other high yearend averages from 2000 through 2010 of 2-222’s, 220, 214, 213, 212, 2-211’s, 2-210’s, 2-207’s, and a 206.
  • Gary has reached perfection with a 300 game on November 30, 2004, February 15, 2006 (in Elwood), and on February 17, 2007.
  • Gary bowled a 299 game in August 2005 and a 298 game in December 2003.
  • He received the 11 Strikes in a Row in 2002 (279), in March (290) and October (279) of 2005, and in April 2008 (299).
  • As a leader in the bowling community, Gary has brought High School Bowling to Kokomo and is a high school coach (2 years).
  • He has been a youth coach for 6 years.
  • Gary has participated in the state and national championship tournaments for over 15 years.